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Skeins Of Dyed Yarns Piled For Sale

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by Bryan Costales

Skeins of wool yarn were piled on a counter and were for sale at the Maker Fair. A sign at this booth described the wide variety of colors available.

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After First Freeze

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by Bryan Costales external link

The Hydrangea planted in the Beast raised garden in the back yard as it appeared after the first freeze of winter. Our lovely flowers had turned brown and almost vanished against the background of fallen autumn leaves.

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Cardboard

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by Bryan Costales external link

Cardboard boxes had been flattened and piled on the sidewalk. Had they been put in a recycling box, the would have become recycling, but on the sidewalk, they had beocme litter.

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On Rock

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by Bryan Costales external link

Someone in the past had erased graffiti from this large rock face first with white paint, then later with red paint. New graffiti had been written on top of the paint using black ink.

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Vanished

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by Bryan Costales external link

The top of the rainbow vanished into a cloud. Sadly it did not create a full arch that afternoon.

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Orange Skeins Of Yarn Next To Gray

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by Bryan Costales

Several orange skeins of yarn were piled on a counter and offered for sale during the Maker Faire. They had been piled next to some cool gray skeins.

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When Dissent Blinks

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by Bryan Costales

"When Dissent Blinks, Democracy Stumbles."

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The Three Logs

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by Bryan Costales external link

The three logs having already been burned by the moving lens. All three leaned back and were bolted to rusted metal pipes in the ground.

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The Sign

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by Bryan Costales external link

A sign embedded in the ground next to the Solar Totems described the process of burning lines into the logs.

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Curved

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by Bryan Costales external link

A rainbow appeared during a break in the rain. It curved over (and far beyond) the neighbor's home.

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Balanced

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by Bryan Costales external link

The sculpture appeared to be a platform with two legs. Piled and balanced atop the platform were several concrete shapes in a dramatic arrangement.

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On Two Legs

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by Bryan Costales external link

The "Shamash" sculpture stood on two legs on one of the lawns of the UC Davis campus. One student slept on the lawn next to this sculpture. Another student rode a bicycle past the sculpture.

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7th Street Face

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by Bryan Costales external link

A closer view of the graffiti on the 7th Street face of the building in Oakland's Chinatown.

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Solidarity In The Struggle

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by Bryan Costales external link

The title of this mural, painted on the side of a building at Grant and California Streets, was titled, "Solidarity In The Struggle."

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Parking Spaces

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by Bryan Costales external link

Former parking spaces were occupied by street space fenced off to extend a restaurant. The street space extension was decorated with art and featured an abstract woman watering plants.

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Entire Street Space

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by Bryan Costales external link

A view of the entire street space restaurant extension. Plants in pots were on the left, and two theater masks were at the right. The address was 1399 Church Street.

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Left Side

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by Bryan Costales external link

The left side of this mural featured the frames of a film, two of which mentioned the band, "Jest Jammin." They were a San Francisco jazz band. Also notice the broken chain at this end of the film.

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Boarded Face

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by Bryan Costales external link

The street-level face of a Chinese-style building in Oakland's Chinatown was decorated with graffiti. Graffiti surrounded the building and created a messy backdrop for parked cars.

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Dragon

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by Bryan Costales external link

The right side of the mural featured a film strip that formed the body of a dragon. One of the frames on the dragon side read, "Forbidden City U.S.A."

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A Forest Behind

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by Bryan Costales external link

The sculpture called "Shamash" was erected in a sunny patch of ground. Behind it was a forest of mature trees.

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Closer Masks

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by Bryan Costales external link

A closer view of the two theater masks that decorated the street space restaurant extension.

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Lit

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by Bryan Costales external link

Another view of this dog light, this time with its lamp lit.

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The Franklin Face

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by Bryan Costales external link

A closer view of the graffiti on the Franklin face of the building in Oakland's Chinatown.

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Conformity Is Addictive.

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by Bryan Costales

"Conformity Is Addictive. Don't Abuse It."

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Hard-Right Reignfall

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by Bryan Costales

"Hard-Right Reignfall, ~Do Not Feed Or Eat Leftover Vision Things."

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